Dr Matteo Farina

Casual Academic

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Research expertise

Applied Linguistics, Conversation Analysis, Facebook, Computer-Mediated Communication, Linguistics, Language Studies.

Research expertise

Applied Linguistics, Conversation Analysis, Facebook, Computer-Mediated Communication, Linguistics, Language Studies.

place Humanities Building (226)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Matteo Farina was born and educated in Milano (Italy), where he completed his undergraduate studies at Universita' Cattolica del Sacro Cuore. Matteo has also completed a Master in Insegnamento della Lingua e Cultura Italiana a Stranieri (Master in Teaching) at Università Cà Foscari (Venice-Italy).

His research expertise lies in Applied Linguistics and Computer-Mediated Communication. Matteo is interested in investigating how people communicate in everyday social interactions, especially those occurring in online settings. His approach is informed by Conversation Analysis (CA) and other qualitative methods of analysis.

Before becoming an academic Matteo worked as a marketing specialist for several high profile clients. He realised promotional campaigns and events for Adidas AG, Yamaha Motor Company and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

Qualifications
  • PhD in Applied Linguistics-University of South Australia
  • Master in Insegnamento della Lingua e Cultura Italiana a Stranieri-Università Cà Foscari (Venice-Italy)
  • Laurea in Linguaggi dei Media-Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milan-Italy)
Research interests
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Conversation Analysis (CA)
  • Computer-Mediated Communication
  • Italian Language&Culture
  • Second Language Acquisition
Topic coordinator
LING3106 Project in Applied Linguistics
LANG2004 Language in Society: Introduction to Sociolinguistics
LING7102 Cross-cultural Pragmatics and Intercultural Communication
LING3105 Intercultural Communication in Everyday Life
Topic lecturer
ITAL1202 Introductory Italian Part 2
ITAL3301 Advanced Italian Part 1
LING1501 How Language Works
Publications
Expert for media contact
Information technology
Linguistics
Applied Linguistics, Conversation Analysis, Computer-Mediated Communication and, Italian Studies
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+61 8 82012092
0427 398 713
Media expertise
  • Information technology
  • Linguistics
Interests
  • Applied Linguistics, Conversation Analysis, Computer-Mediated Communication and, Italian Studies

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